Exploring Indifference…
Exploring Indifference…
/ October 17, 2019 0 COMMENTS
This year has been one of those years. I have a delayed emotional reaction where ...
Welcome to the World Sophie Sparrow…
Welcome to the World Sophie Sparrow…
/ October 10, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Finally! My phone beeped at 2.22 on Wednesday morning, October 2nd. “Headed to the hospital” I read, from Simon, our bird-keeping, rock climbing son and expectant Dad! This ...
Birthday Boy…
Birthday Boy…
/ October 3, 2019 3 COMMENTS
First and last children get to be onlies for a couple of years… if they’re lucky and especially if they’re first and last all in one! You were lucky! The oldest of ...
Moon Flowers…
Moon Flowers…
/ September 30, 2019 0 COMMENTS
A few months ago Daughts was walking the back way into Weston and came across some wild flowers that resembled upside down lilies. “I have no idea what those are,” I said ...
On Praising God…
On Praising God…
/ September 24, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Our brand new Deacon, fresh out of seminary, brings insight to those of us who have been around a long time and claim to have, “Heard it all!” I, for one, can never hear too ...
Thoughts on Grand-Parenthood…
Thoughts on Grand-Parenthood…
/ September 19, 2019 0 COMMENTS
When I was young I wanted six children. My parents, with their two, thought I was crazy. Hubs and I settled on four when my OBGyn advised that four C-sections were quite enough.  I kept ...
The Graceful Hay Fluffer…
The Graceful Hay Fluffer…
/ September 16, 2019 0 COMMENTS
I love farm machinery. At our last garden club meeting – held at Myer’s Park & Event Centre, a beautiful 158 acre piece of property with research gardens; also the ...
Amazon Prime…
Amazon Prime…
/ September 12, 2019 0 COMMENTS
We all enjoy Amazon Prime, I can order something and get it tomorrow. It’s convenient, I don’t even have to leave my house, packages come to the front door, sometimes even ...
A Padlocked Door…
A Padlocked Door…
/ September 9, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Our trip to Kingsland in the Texas hill country included a locked room in our suite that drove me to distraction… Ever curious it invoked almost too much temptation for me to ...
The Back Porch…
The Back Porch…
/ September 3, 2019 1 COMMENTS
When we moved into Footlights 4 years ago we had planned to build two porches so we could leave the doors open and get that breeze-way effect.  The back porch was already covered and we ...
Shads; Star Fetcher…
Shads; Star Fetcher…
/ August 30, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Shads is our Star Fetcher…he’ll chase toy mice and little fluffy balls and bring them back just like a dog. I didn’t say that! This year we have a lot of large ...